What to do When IIS MMC doesn’t do the work

for example- if you want to use WCF and windows integarted security you will need to conifgure the IIS for windows integrated authentication. even when you do that you can get an execption like: System.ServiceModel.ServiceHostingEnvironment+HostingManager/27836922  Exception: System.ServiceModel.ServiceActivationException: The service ‘/internetbanksignon.svc’ cannot be activated due to an exception during compilation.  The exception message is: Security settings…


WCF Security References

WCF security http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms732362.aspx WCF with x509 http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms733137.aspx Using client credentials http://www.theserverside.net/tt/articles/showarticle.tss?id=SecuringWCFService Delegation and Impersonation with WCF http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms730088.aspx   Specifying the Identity of a Service for Authentication  http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms733130.aspx   X509 – http://blogs.msdn.com/suwatch/default.aspx client certificates – http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms731899.aspx wcf and x509 – http://blogs.msdn.com/suwatch/archive/2007/04/06/x509-and-wcxf-security.aspx x509 between services : http://forums.microsoft.com/MSDN/ShowPost.aspx?PostID=164756&SiteID=1 WCF team blog – http://wcf.netfx3.com/blogs/wcf_team_bloggers/ IIS certificate authorization – http://staff.newtelligence.com/sergeys/WCFIISCertificatesAuthorization.aspx…


Where is my private key ?

A lot of errors are coming up while working with X509. there is a lot of confusion of where do I need to store the certificate ? where is my private key ? the common error is that developers installs the private key to a location that the program not allowed to access. It can be…


WCF Supporting Tokens

The Supporting Tokens sample demonstrates how to add additional tokens to a message that uses WS-Security. The example adds an X.509 binary security token in addition to a username security token. The token is passed in a WS-Security message header from the client to the service and part of the message is signed with the…


Migration path to WCF

From .NET Remoting to the Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/en-us/dnvs05/html/NETremoteWCF.asp?frame=true   ASP.NET Web services to the Windows Communication Foundation http://wcf.netfx3.com/content/TheFutureofASPNETWebServicesintheContextoftheWindowsCommunicationFoundation.aspx WSE->WCFhttp://wcf.netfx3.com/content/WindowsCommunicationFoundationWCFInteroperabilityandMigrationwithWSE20.aspx General WCF resources http://wcf.netfx3.com/files/default.aspx